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1979 Baltimore Orioles (MLB)

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W-L Record: 102-57 .642
Rank: 1st in American League East
Run Differential: 757-582 + 175
Manager(s): Earl Weaver
General Manager: Hank Peters
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Ballpark: Memorial Stadium
Attendance: 1,681,009 11/26
Playoffs: Lost World Series (Pirates)
Top Draft Pick: Tim Maples (#45) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Ellie Hendricks
First Base Coach: Jim Frey
Hitting Coach: Frank Robinson
Pitching Coach: Ray Miller
Third Base Coach: Cal Ripken

#1 Draft Picks

Gary Roenicke (#8), Don Stanhouse (#9), Scott McGregor (#14), Dave Ford (#23), Rich Dauer (#24)
American League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10257.642--
9566.5908.0
9169.56911.5
8971.55613.5
8576.52818.0
8180.50322.0
53109.32750.5
Full League Standings
  • Complete listing of games for the 1979 Baltimore Orioles. Boxscores are available for all games.
  • The Playoffs column indicates whether a team was in the playoffs as of that date.
  • 1979 Baltimore Orioles Game Log
    AprilGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    1BALvs CHAW5-31-01111Yes--532 
    2BALvs CHAW6-32-0112Yes--1165
    3BALvs CHAL1-52-11410Yes--12111
    4BALvs NYAL6-72-22713No118180
    5BALvs NYAW6-53-2259Yes0.524231 
    6BALvs NYAL0-53-33915No0.52428-4 
    7BAL@ MILL3-93-441018No1.52737-10 
    8BAL@ MILL10-113-551018No2.53748-11 
    9BAL@ MILL2-43-651122No3.53952-13 
    10BAL@ NYAL1-53-761223No3.54057-17 
    11BAL@ NYAL1-33-871425No4.54160-19
    12BAL@ NYAW6-34-861221No3.54763-16 
    13BALvs MILW6-35-851019No35366-13
    14BALvs MILW4-26-85918No35768-11
    15BALvs MILW6-28-84814No2.57073-3 
    16BALvs MILW7-38-84814No2.57073-3 
    17BAL@ CALW7-29-84711No2.577752 
    18BAL@ CALW5-210-83610No2.582775
    19BAL@ CALW4-211-8369No2.586797 
    20BAL@ OAKW7-112-8258Yes1.5938013 
    21BAL@ OAKL5-812-93710No1.5988810
    22BAL@ OAKW13-113-9258Yes1.51118922 
    23BAL@ SEAW8-714-9258Yes0.51199623 
    MayGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    24BAL@ SEAW3-115-9126Yes--1229725 
    25BAL@ SEAW9-316-9126Yes--13110031 
    26BALvs CALW9-117-9235Yes--14010139 
    27BALvs CALW6-018-9124Yes--14610145 
    28BALvs OAKL3-518-10235Yes--14910643 
    29BALvs OAKW8-219-10124Yes--15710849 
    30BALvs OAKL2-419-11235Yes--15911247 
    31BALvs OAKW3-120-11124Yes--16211349 
    32BALvs SEAW8-321-11124Yes--17011654 
    33BALvs SEAW4-222-11123Yes--17411856 
    34BAL@ BOSL2-322-12234Yes0.517612155 
    35BAL@ BOSW10-623-12112Yes--18612759
    36BAL@ BOSL2-623-13234Yes0.518813355
    37BAL@ TORW7-624-13123Yes--19513956 
    38BAL@ TORW4-325-13122Yes--19914257
    39BAL@ TORW6-226-13111Yes--20514461 
    40BALvs BOSL5-726-14111Yes--21015159
    41BALvs BOSW5-227-14111Yes--21515362 
    42BALvs BOSW5-328-14111Yes--22015664 
    43BAL@ DETW7-529-14111Yes--22716166 
    44BAL@ DETL1-529-16111Yes--23117655 
    45BAL@ DETL3-1029-16111Yes--23117655 
    46BAL@ KCAL4-529-17112Yes--23518154 
    47BAL@ KCAW8-130-17112Yes--24318261 
    48BAL@ KCAL1-230-18112Yes--24418460
    JuneGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    49BAL@ TEXL2-430-19112Yes--24618858
    50BAL@ TEXW5-431-19112Yes--25119259
    51BAL@ TEXL2-431-20112Yes--25319657
    52BALvs MINW3-232-20112Yes--25619858 
    53BALvs MINL1-332-21223Yes--25720156
    54BALvs KCAW3-033-21112Yes--26020159 
    55BALvs KCAW3-134-21112Yes--26320261 
    56BALvs TEXW3-035-21111Yes--26620264 
    57BALvs TEXW4-336-21111Yes--27020565
    58BALvs TEXW5-437-21111Yes--27520966 
    59BAL@ CHAW6-038-21111Yes--28120972 
    60BAL@ CHAL4-1238-22111Yes--28522164 
    61BAL@ CHAW8-739-22111Yes--29322865 
    62BAL@ MINW6-540-22111Yes--29923366
    63BAL@ MINW8-541-22111Yes--30723869
    64BAL@ CLEW8-742-22111Yes--31524570 
    65BAL@ CLEW6-443-22111Yes--32124972 
    66BAL@ CLEW5-344-22111Yes--32625274 
    67BALvs DETW6-545-22111Yes--33225775 
    68BALvs DETW8-647-22111Yes--34626878 
    69BALvs DETW6-547-22111Yes--34626878 
    70BALvs DETL4-647-23111Yes--35027476 
    71BALvs CLEW3-248-23111Yes--35327677
    72BALvs CLEW4-349-23111Yes--35727978
    73BALvs CLEW3-150-23111Yes--36028080 
    74BALvs CLEL3-650-24111Yes--36328677
    75BALvs TORW6-152-24111Yes--37328786 
    76BALvs TORW4-052-24111Yes--37328786
    77BALvs TORW2-053-24111Yes--37528788 
    JulyGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    78BALvs TORW10-754-24111Yes--38529491
    79BAL@ TEXL0-254-25111Yes--38529689 
    80BAL@ TEXL0-454-26111Yes--38530085 
    81BAL@ TEXL5-954-27111Yes--39030981
    82BAL@ CALL3-754-28111Yes--39331677 
    83BAL@ CALL1-1054-29111Yes--39432668 
    84BAL@ CALW3-255-29111Yes--39732869
    85BAL@ OAKW7-356-29111Yes--40433173
    86BAL@ OAKL6-756-30111Yes--41033872
    87BAL@ OAKW3-157-30111Yes--41333974 
    88BAL@ SEAL3-457-31111Yes--41634373 
    89BAL@ SEAW5-258-31111Yes--42134576 
    90BAL@ SEAW6-159-31111Yes--42734681 
    91BALvs CALL3-460-32111Yes--43335083 
    92BALvs CALW3-060-32111Yes--43335083 
    93BALvs CALW2-161-32111Yes--43535184 
    94BALvs CALW10-262-32111Yes--44535392 
    95BALvs OAKW4-163-32111Yes--44935495 
    96BALvs OAKW7-464-32111Yes--45635898 
    97BALvs SEAW7-666-32111Yes--474367107
    98BALvs SEAW11-366-32111Yes--474367107 
    99BALvs SEAL4-566-33111Yes--478372106
    100BALvs SEAW12-167-33111Yes--490373117 
    101BAL@ KCAW8-068-33111Yes--498373125 
    102BAL@ KCAL3-668-34111Yes--501379122 
    103BAL@ KCAW6-469-34111Yes--507383124
    104BAL@ MILW2-170-34111Yes--509384125
    105BAL@ MILW9-571-34111Yes--518389129 
    AugustGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    106BAL@ MILW5-272-34111Yes--523391132 
    107BAL@ NYAW1-073-34111Yes--524391133
    108BAL@ NYAW5-474-34111Yes--529395134
    109BAL@ NYAL2-374-35111Yes--531398133 
    110BAL@ NYAL4-574-36111Yes--535403132 
    111BALvs MILL5-774-37111Yes--540410130 
    112BALvs MILL4-874-38111Yes--544418126 
    113BALvs MILW3-275-38111Yes--547420127 
    114BALvs NYAW8-676-38111Yes--555426129 
    115BALvs CHAL0-776-39111Yes--555433122 
    116BALvs CHAW2-177-39111Yes--557434123 
    117BALvs CHAW2-178-39111Yes--559435124 
    118BALvs KCAL2-478-40111Yes--561439122 
    119BALvs KCAL1-778-41111Yes--562446116 
    120BALvs KCAW9-279-41111Yes--571448123
    121BALvs KCAL7-1179-42111Yes--578459119 
    122BALvs TEXW3-080-42111Yes--581459122 
    123BALvs TEXL1-280-43111Yes--582461121
    124BALvs TEXW6-581-43111Yes--588466122
    125BAL@ CHAW12-783-43111Yes--604476128 
    126BAL@ CHAW4-383-43111Yes--604476128 
    127BAL@ MINL3-484-44111Yes--612481131
    128BAL@ MINW5-184-44111Yes--612481131 
    129BAL@ MINW4-086-44111Yes--623485138 
    130BAL@ MINW7-486-44111Yes--623485138
    131BALvs MINW5-487-44111Yes--628489139
    132BALvs MINL1-387-45111Yes--629492137
    SeptemberGame#TeamOppResultScoreRecordDiv RankLg RankMLB RankPlayoffsGBLRFRADiffStarting PitcherWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
    133BALvs MINL2-387-46111Yes--631495136
    134BALvs MINW3-188-46111Yes--634496138 
    135BALvs TORW2-190-46111Yes--641498143 
    136BALvs TORW5-190-46111Yes--641498143 
    137BALvs TORW5-091-46111Yes--646498148 
    138BAL@ BOSW2-192-46111Yes--648499149
    139BAL@ BOSW3-293-46111Yes--651501150
    140BAL@ BOSW16-494-46111Yes--667505162 
    141BAL@ BOSL2-394-47111Yes--669508161
    142BAL@ TORL1-394-48111Yes--670511159 
    143BAL@ TORL2-394-49111Yes--672514158 
    144BAL@ TORW10-495-49111Yes--682518164 
    145BALvs BOSW5-396-49111Yes--687521166
    146BALvs BOSL2-1096-50111Yes--689531158
    147BALvs BOSW13-397-50111Yes--702534168 
    148BAL@ DETW2-198-50111Yes--704535169 
    149BAL@ DETL1-298-51111Yes--705537168
    150BAL@ DETL0-598-52111Yes--705542163 
    151BAL@ DETW8-799-52111Yes--713549164
    152BALvs CLEL3-799-53111Yes--716556160 
    153BALvs CLEL3-4100-54111Yes--722561161 
    154BALvs CLEW3-1100-54111Yes--722561161
    155BALvs DETL2-3100-55111Yes--724564160
    156BALvs DETW13-2101-55111Yes--737566171 
    157BAL@ CLEW14-6102-55111Yes--751572179 
    158BAL@ CLEL1-4102-56111Yes--752576176
    159BAL@ CLEL5-6102-57111Yes--757582175 


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